Barcelona has the character of a true Mediterranean city: dynamic, open, and inviting one to explore its hidden corners. Barcelona has a lifestyle that makes it unique and is a cosmopolitan city. Its openness to the world by sea has always been the link with other cultures, and the city has thus has developed a history full of diversity. Artistic trends of all time have made their marks on the city, leaving great legacies of the Romanesque, Gothic and especially Modernist styles, the latter represented by the renowned Gaudi.
Today, the architecture continues to offer gems such as the Agbar Tower, designed by Jean Nouvel and the study b720, inspired by Gaudí and the mountains of Montserrat. And that is only a small part of what the city has to offer. Nature and city combine in charming places such as the mountain of Montjuïc Park Güell, in addition to the beautiful beaches that are located close to town, and offer the perfect setting for a romantic evening in good company.
In recent years, Barcelona has established itself as one of the sources for new trends from anywhere in the world. Many artists associated with design, music, fashion, art and film have chosen Barcelona as their city to live and be inspired.